Category: Market News

FHFA increases max loan rates for 2019

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WASHINGTON – Nov. 28, 2018 – In response to rising home prices, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) will raise the national conforming loan limit for 2019 by 6.9 percent – from $453,100 this year to $484,350 next year. In…

2017 Home Prices – Martin County, FL

2017 Martin County, FL Single Family Home Stats

FEBRUARY 15TH, 2018 – 2017 was a strong year for real estate in Martin County, Florida. The median sale price of single family homes rose 8.7% year-over-year, from $315,000 in 2016 to $342,250 in 2017. The average sale price increase…

NAR: U.S. home prices rose 5.3% in 4Q 2017

Rising Home Prices Graphic

WASHINGTON – Feb. 13, 2018 – An uptick in existing-home sales in the last three months of 2017 pulled housing inventory down to an all-time low and kept home-price growth at its recent robust pace, according to the latest quarterly…

2017 ends with more Fla. home sales, price gains

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Feb. 13, 2018 – Florida’s housing market wrapped up 2017 with more sales, higher median sale prices and fewer sales of distressed properties compared to the year before, according to the latest housing data released by Florida…